Hillard gives us a splendid vicarious adventure that ranges from enduring blizzards with only a tent for shelter to the elation of observing a leopard with cubs. There is a sympathetic portrait of the villagers and their isolation. Neither hazardous climbs and river crossings nor acute physical discomfort and mental strain fazed the intrepid Hillard and Jackson.

Publisher’s Weekly

. . . This combination of wit and insight makes Hillard both an ideal expedition member and a first-class storyteller. Her description of the years spent on the snow leopard project is alternately funny and inspiring. As a book, “Vanishing Tracks” is a pleasure. As a document about people and their love for the beauty and mystery of the natural world, it’s a gem.

William Rodarmor, San Francisco Chronicle

* * *

Vanishing Tracks

Four Years Among the Snow Leopards of Nepal

By Darla Hillard
Copyright 2011 Darla Hillard
Smashwords Edition

Smashwords Edition, License Notes.

This Ebook is licensed for your personal enjoyment only. This Ebook may not be re-sold or given away to other people. If you would like to share this book with another person, please purchase an additional copy for each recipient. If you’re reading this book and did not purchase it, or it was not purchased for your use only, then please return to Smashwords.com and purchase your own copy. Thank you for respecting the hard work of this author.

Previous Page Next Page Page 1 of 312